We invite you to attend our Holy Week services — services held during the final days leading up to Easter beginning with Palm Sunday on March 20, as well as our Easter services.

During Holy Week, the McMinn Ministerial Association hosts services at area churches with a pastor from another local church providing the day’s message. Services will begin each day at 12:05 p.m. A free soup and sandwich lunch will be served immediately following the service. All evening events listed below will take place at Keith Memorial UMC.

Palm Sunday, March 20
8:30 a.m. traditional,
10:35 a.m. traditional and modern services
The Keith Children’s Choir will sing in both 10:35 a.m. services.

Monday, March 21
Keith Memorial United Methodist Church
Pastor Rich White, Athens Christian Church

Tuesday, March 22
Mars Hill Presbyterian Church
Rev. Charla Sherbakoff, Allen Memorial UMC

Wednesday, March 23
St. Mary’s Catholic Church
Father Hendree Harrison, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

Thursday, March 24
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Rev. David Graybeal, Keith Memorial UMC

Maundy Thursday
Thursday, March 24, 7 p.m., The Gathering

Friday, March 25
Trinity United Methodist Church
Rev. Dr. Les Rust, Mars Hill Presbyterian Church

Good Friday Tenebrae Service
Friday, March 25, 7 p.m., Sanctuary

Easter Sunrise Service
Sunday, March 27, 7 a.m.
Market Park Pavilion, downtown Athens

Sunday, March 27
8:30 a.m. traditional
10:35 a.m. traditional and modern services